What all features does the new Range Rover hold?

03/12/2012 - 10:52 | ,   | Gaurav Malik

The 2013 Range Rover is packed with a mouthwatering list of features that we're going dive into on this post. For a luxury SUV that costs 1.72 crores, one comes to expect every imaginable feature on board, but have you quantified them?

New Range Rover headlight

Apart from a tank's build quality and supreme off-roading capability, the new Range Rover holds enough tech to make the geekiest of drivers refer the manual and discover something new on each journey!

New Range Rover central console

Build and Construction

  • The new Range Rover sits on an entirely new all-aluminium structure, which makes it the world’s first SUV of its kind. A whooping 420kg of weight has been shed in the process.
  • The lightweight suspension setup includes Adaptive Dynamics and Terrain Response 2, which enables the car to provide exceptional wheel articulation.

New Range Rover cockpit

Engine and Transmission

  • The 5.0L 510PS LR-V8 supercharged petrol engine pushes the car from zero to 100kph in just 5.4 seconds.
  • The 4.4L 339PS 700Nm SDV8 diesel engine is expected to notch up most of the bookings in India.
  • Both the engines come paired to an 8-speed transmission.
  • The water wading depth of the car has improved by 200mm to a total of 900mm.
  • The new Range Rover also holds the title of the best towing vehicle in its class with a 3,500 kg trailer capability.

New Range Rover front seats

Exterior Features

  • The new Range Rover has the world’s largest sunroof fitted to any car and it can stand up to three times the gross weight of the car
  • The roof can be painted in the color of your choice
  • Acoustic Laminated, heated front windscreen
  • Adjustable, Auto-Dimming, Heated, Powerfold Memory Exterior Mirrors with approach lamps
  • Rain sensing windscreen wipers
  • Automatic Headlamps with High Beam Assist
  • Adaptive Xenon Headlamps with LED daytime running lights including 'power wash'
  • LED tail lamps
  • Front park distance sensors with Visual Display
  • Surround camera system
  • Soft door close – Automatically shuts the door for you
  • Powered upper and lower trunk/ tail gate

New Range Rover LCD screen and climate control dial

Interior and Multimedia Features

  • Heated wood and leather steering wheel with multi-function controls
  • Four-zone premium climate control
  • Auto-Dimming interior mirror
  • Customer configurable interior lighting
  • Meridian surround sound audio system with 26 speakers delivering a combined output of 1,700W
  • Rear seat entertainment system with touch-screen remote control
  • 8-inch dual view touch-screen display in front
  • Television tuner
  • Bluetooth phone connection with audio streaming
  • Semi-Aniline leather seats with 18 way adjustable front seats. Front and rear climate seats, front massage seats, front memory seats, rear power recline, 4 way rear seat power lumbar
  • Rear cooler box

New Range Rover LCD display on the seat backs

Safety and Security Features

  • Keyless entry
  • Volumetric Alarm & Perimetric Alarm with engine immobilization
  • Driver and Passenger airbags – Side, seat-front, thorax and pelvis
  • Hill Descent Control
  • Dynamic Response
  • Dynamic and roll stability control
  • Electronic Brake-force distribution
  • Electronic traction control
  • Electronic Stability program, Roll stability control
  • Emergency brake assist
  • Cornering brake control
  • Cruise control with Active-Speed Limiter
  • Active rear locking differential

2013 Range Rover Image Slideshow

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